Become a Rocketeer!
We think we're preparing kids for tomorrow. Kids just think it's cool!
Are you passionate about Video Games, App Design, Digital Movies,
Robotics, or STEM? Do you love building up teachers to help them lead
and inspire kids?
We are seeking enthusiastic, motivated and talented individuals to
work as seasonal supervisors for Black Rocket technology camps. We
strongly encourage those who have completed or are working towards
their supervisor or principal certification to apply!
This is a summer seasonal position and you are expected to work the
entire summer, following the prevailing local school district summer
break schedule. Black Rocket will TRAIN you! Get paid to build your
resume and have a ton of fun. Training requires your availability on
some evenings and a weekend. For more information see our website, http://www.blackrocket.com/jobs/.
Regional Supervisors are enthusiastic, organized, and motivated
individuals. They are confident in their ability to supervise
instructors, as well as interact with students, parents, and program
directors. All applicants must be 21 years of age or older and have
experience with managing schedules or events, experience managing
adults, and evidence of strong people skills. The ideal candidate will
also have a background as a school supervisor, school administrator,
teacher leader, manager, or similar. Knowledge of effective
instructional practices and strong problem-solving skills are a plus.
A strong tech background is also a plus, but not required.
- Comfortable traveling throughout Elgin and surrounding school district.
Experience managing adults
Experience managing schedules or planning events
K-12 school experience ideal but not required
Comfortable with a range of technology
Comfortable traveling to multiple sites within your region
throughout the day
Strong problem solving skills
Knowledge of effective instructional practices ideal but not required
Comfortable giving feedback to and evaluating teachers
Available to commit to the whole summer season (typically the
week after local schools let out through the week before school
starts back, but varies by region)
Available for limited evening meetings in May 2022
Available for one weekend face to face meeting
Available to start training online at your own pace starting May
Who is Black Rocket?
Black Rocket provides unique enrichment and educational programs to
children and young adults. Our distinct programs in Technology and
Digital Arts focus on the intersection of creativity and computers.
Each course emphasizes self-empowerment, cognitive reasoning, and
divergent thinking through hands on learning. Whether in the classroom
or the cloud, we believe every human being is unique in their ability
and talents. Black Rocket's mission is to help ignite, unleash, and
enhance these distinct talents.
**We will only review applications submitted online. Please do not
send information or submit inquiries via e-mail or phone.
Please know that we begin recruiting for summer positions in December
and positions are filled on a 'rolling' basis.